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Sarova Panafric

Along Valley Road, Nairobi 30486 - 00100, Kenya
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Ranked #19 of 124 Hotels in Nairobi
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Day 1 of our 10 day safari? We arrived in Kenya late evening & was met by our driver & guide (John) who took us direct to the Savora Hotel. We received a very warm welcome by staff, check in was very efficient, Security was high that reassured us given recent attacks in Nairobi & our accommodation was clean &... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's a good place to sleep in Nairobi, the staff its very kind, good food at the restaurant and they keep your room very clean. I stayed in the hotel for 15 days for work reasons and I' ve been here very confortable, without any problems.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good hotel, friendly staff. But over priced drinks. No local food in the restaurant. It was safe and the staff were very helpful They took care that we feel well and safe. The cabs near the hotel were reliable. It was good to ask the staff for prices of trips and fares.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's been a long time coming but finally I get to do this review... Stayed here for our Christmas holidays in December 2013 and it was well worth the while. The hotel is close to Nairobi CBD. Has great facilities - pool, nice gardens, restaurants...room service, etc. The room is spacious and bed very big and comfy. Great view from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not expect luxury as their reward says in the reception BUT they have excellent personell and good service. Breakfast standard and missing training equipment. Rooms standard and clean. Noise from the street at OK level.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was there for a whole week. Great and friendly service all round. The building is a bit old but well maintained. No gym at the time of visit they said that they were busy building one. The road facing rooms are a bit noisy because of traffic. Nice breakfast

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Panafric was a great place. Made to feel welcome and valued from the start. My friend and I stayed one night and then a few more nights after a safari (more on that later). We had one issue-a non working room a/c. We were promptly moved to another room. The rooms are clean and cheerful and roomy enough for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a really pleasant stay! Nice Victorian room, extremely enchanting ambience and nice food. Very nice staff too - Fridah at the Front Desk and Irene in the restaurant were extremely helpful and unbelievably polite. All other staff just exuded pleasantness and willingness to help/please ALL the time. Nicely located too - Downtown is even close enough to walk... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I keep on coming back to the Sarova Panafric because sincerely it is my home-from-home in Nairobi. From arrival at Jomo Kenyatta Airport to departure the underlying theme is exceptional, exceptional service and friendliness. I've stayed in a lot of hotels in a lot of places, but this is without doubt the best I stay at in Kenya. To be... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sarova Panafrica overall is a great stay in Nairobi. The location, food, & hotel grounds are of great quality. There were a few things I was not too happy about: (1) Late checkout is at 12pm - if you stay pass this time in the room you will automatically be charged for a day stay. This was quite unsatisfying as... More 

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